browntail


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Noun1.browntail - small brown and white European moth introduced into eastern United Statesbrowntail - small brown and white European moth introduced into eastern United States; pest of various shade and fruit trees
lymantriid, tussock moth - dull-colored moth whose larvae have tufts of hair on the body and feed on the leaves of many deciduous trees
Euproctis, genus Euproctis - a genus of Lymantriidae
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The browntail moth, Euproctis chrysorrhoea, and satin moth, Leucoma salicis, which are in the same family but with flying females, spread much faster - about 26 and 28 miles per year.
Now that 90 percent of the population of the region is covered by UPS browntails, UPS customers have the ability to ship documents between most countries in the region within 24 hours and small packages in 48 hours or less.